Chinese mariner Guo Chuan embarks on solo trans-Pacific voyage

Updated 2016-10-19 15:49:52 Chinadaily
Chinese mariner Guo Chuan embarks on solo trans-Pacific voyage
Chinese mariner Guo Chuan sails his trimaran under San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge, the United States, embarking on a solo trans-Pacific voyage with Shanghai, China, as the destination, Oct 18, 2016. He aims to complete the voyage within 20 days to set a new solo non-stop trans-Pacific sailing world record from San Francisco to Shanghai. The current record is 21 days set by crews of Italian Maserati. [Photo/Xinhua]
Chinese mariner Guo Chuan embarks on solo trans-Pacific voyage
Chinese mariner Guo Chuan shows Zha Liyou, China's deputy consul general in San Francisco, how to operate the equipment on board in San Francisco, the United States, Oct 17, 2016. [Photo/Xinhua]
Chinese mariner Guo Chuan embarks on solo trans-Pacific voyage
Chinese mariner Guo Chuan sails his trimaran under San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge, the United States, embarking on a solo trans-Pacific voyage with Shanghai, China, as the destination, Oct 18, 2016. [Photo/Xinhua]
Chinese mariner Guo Chuan embarks on solo trans-Pacific voyage
Chinese mariner Guo Chuan sails his trimaran under San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge, the United States, embarking on a solo trans-Pacific voyage with Shanghai, China, as the destination, Oct 18, 2016. [Photo/Xinhua]
Chinese mariner Guo Chuan embarks on solo trans-Pacific voyage
Chinese mariner Guo Chuan sails his trimaran in the San Francisco Bay, the United States, embarking on a solo trans-Pacific voyage with Shanghai, China, as the destination, Oct 18, 2016. [Photo/Xinhua]

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